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MP term:decreased muscle spindle number
Synonym: decreased Kuhne spindle number
Synonym: decreased neuromuscular spindle number
Synonym: reduced Kuhne spindle number
Synonym: reduced muscle spindle number
MP id: MP:0008486
Definition: reduced number of the sensory organs in muscle that are involved in the stretch reflex
Number of paths to term: 3

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle morphology
                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle morphology
                                is-aabnormal skeletal muscle mechanoreceptor morphology
                                        is-aabnormal muscle spindle morphology
                                                is-aabnormal primary muscle spindle morphology +
                                                is-aabnormal secondary muscle spindle morphology +
                                                is-adecreased muscle spindle number [MP:0008486] (29 genotypes, 30 annotations)
                                                        is-aabsent muscle spindles
                                                is-aincreased muscle spindle number


mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system morphology
                        is-aabnormal neuron morphology
                                is-aabnormal sensory neuron morphology
                                        is-aabnormal mechanoreceptor morphology
                                                is-aabnormal skeletal muscle mechanoreceptor morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal muscle spindle morphology
                                                                is-aabnormal primary muscle spindle morphology +
                                                                is-aabnormal secondary muscle spindle morphology +
                                                                is-adecreased muscle spindle number [MP:0008486] (29 genotypes, 30 annotations)
                                                                        is-aabsent muscle spindles
                                                                is-aincreased muscle spindle number


mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system morphology
                        is-aabnormal somatic nervous system morphology
                                is-aabnormal somatic sensory system morphology
                                        is-aabnormal sensory neuron morphology
                                                is-aabnormal mechanoreceptor morphology
                                                        is-aabnormal skeletal muscle mechanoreceptor morphology
                                                                is-aabnormal muscle spindle morphology
                                                                        is-aabnormal primary muscle spindle morphology +
                                                                        is-aabnormal secondary muscle spindle morphology +
                                                                        is-adecreased muscle spindle number [MP:0008486] (29 genotypes, 30 annotations)
                                                                                is-aabsent muscle spindles
                                                                        is-aincreased muscle spindle number

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